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September 07, 1878

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Sept. 7, 1878 

* Statue of Liberty construction
* Frederic Auguste Bartholdi

A feature of this issue is: "Bartholdi's Colossal Statue of Liberty" which shows the head on display in Paris. Included is a related article noting the final size would be 105 feet high plus an 82 feet pedestal. The bust itself was 29 1/2 feet high and 13+ feet in diameter. It would be formally dedicated in 1886.
Complete in 16 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise in very nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War